Meeting Santa

Now that Thanksgiving is over, I have officially kicked off the Christmas season. I love real Christmas trees, but with a baby who is on the verge of crawling and that puts everything in her mouth, we opted for a very little, fake tree (tear). I think for future years this will be her tree … More Meeting Santa

Christmas Banner

I have a thing for banners to the point where my husband commented on the fact that I make a banner for every single occasion possible. What can I say, they are cheap and easy to make. For my Christmas banner, I chose the phrase “Be Merry.” I chose this phrase mainly because I had … More Christmas Banner

DIY Advent Calendar

I really wanted to make my own advent calendar this year. I have very limited space in my house to hang one, so that definitely limited my options on what I could do. I wanted it to be something I could reuse year after year, so having something somewhat durable was part of the criteria.   … More DIY Advent Calendar

Christmas is Near

First I was going to decorate the house like a mad woman for Christmas, then decided I wasn’t going to decorate at all and after this past weekend I decided a small tree was in order to get us in to the spirit just a little bit! Our place is far too small for a big tree … More Christmas is Near